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DVA Holdings was formed by Mike May, a veteran of the commercial construction and lighting market. Mike’s understanding of the entire connected lighting value chain inspired a desire to create solutions addressing critical needs of the market.

Based in the Chicago area, we are dedicated to providing innovations that support the efficacy and safety of linear LED lamps and the rapid deployment of advanced technology in the IoT digital building market. Our patents cover high performance replaceable linear LED lamp designs that enable widespread industry adoption of smart lighting technologies. We also hold the core intellectual property covering an exclusionary fit connector system dedicated to linear LED lamps, which has been adopted in a series of industry standards.

DVA Holdings’ licensing programs make our intellectual property available to lighting manufacturers, system providers, and other participants in the ecosystem of Smart Building technologies.


Meeting the needs of lighting manufacturers, solution providers, and building operators.

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